Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
344 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 1 PM CDT FRIDAY...

.AN APPROACHING SYSTEM FROM THE NORTHWEST WILL INCREASE WINDS OVER
THE COASTAL WATERS THIS EVENING AND INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SEAS
ARE EXPECTED TO BUILD AHEAD OF THE COOL FRONT.

GMZ470-472-475-241100-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0014.170324T0600Z-170324T1800Z/
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
344 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 1 PM CDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 1 PM CDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...20 KNOTS AND GUSTY

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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